Driver dies after crash near CCU

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A man has died after a crash involving a tractor trailer on Highway 501 near Coastal Carolina University.

Horry County Deputy Coroner Darris Fowler was called to Conway Medical Center where the driver of that truck was taken shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday, and he was pronounced dead.

Witnesses to the crash say the truck was zigzagging across the highway before running off the side of the road.

An autopsy concluded the man, identified as 40-year-old Kevin King from Worthington, West Virginia, had a heart attack in his truck.

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